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    Posted: 06 Mar 2010 at 9:28am
There must be a number of these  pseudo UPS emails out there containing a virus.  I've gotten several notices from Earthlink that they blocked at the server an email with something like this in them:
From: "UPS Manager Eloy Stokes" <help@ups.com> (<--- Don't click on that link!)
Subject: UPS Delivery Problem NR.2291 
Betcha they hook a lot of folks that might have some pkg. inbound in the UPS system. 
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  Quote Karl_db Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 06 Mar 2010 at 10:35am
Scads of those suckers...from lots of different companies...though I can't recall ever getting one from UPS.  Probably like those ones from banks and credit card companies..."Problem with your account"...click on this link to verify your account information.  Bound to reel a few folks in.
Don't worry about avoiding temptation. As you grow older, it will avoid you.
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